Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 14, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton calls Ambassador to Iraq Chris Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton calls Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Slovenian Foreign Minister Samuel Zbogar, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers:
10:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.


11:45 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a swearing in ceremony for new Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs Ann Stock, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

7:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at a dinner for participants in the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 5:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers:
7:15 p.m. from the C Street entrance.



DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

3:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH


10:45 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at USAID.
(PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING CONFERENCE AT 5:30 P.M.)

For more information, contact Gina Jackson at 202-712-1917, 202-712-4320 or gjackson@usaid.gov.


6:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah delivers introductory remarks for Secretary Clinton at a dinner for participants in the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Joseph Deiss, President-elect of the UN General Assembly, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

12:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


4:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with President of the U.S. Export-Import Bank (EXIM) Fred Hochberg, at EXIM Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends the launch of the APEC 2011 USA Host Committee, at the Willard InterContinental, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Judith McHale delivers remarks to participants in the Seeds of Peace program, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO


10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Joseph Deiss, President-elect of the UN General Assembly, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends a dinner for participants in the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)


SPECIAL ENVOY FOR MIDDLE EAST PEACE GEORGE MITCHELL

Senator Mitchell leaves for the Middle East Wednesday evening, where he will conduct another round of proximity talks in meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders. Over the course of this trip, he is also expected to consult with additional regional leaders and some of our international partners in the pursuit of comprehensive peace, although the details of those meetings are still being discussed.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Senior Advisor to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Joomart Otorbayev, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with representatives from the Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers opening remarks at the Seeds of Peace Reception, Main State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with Joseph Deiss, President-elect of the UN General Assembly, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL


7:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell and Vietnamese Ambassador Le Cong Phung co-host a reception in celebration of fifteen years of U.S.-Vietnam diplomatic relations, at the Marriott Wardman Park, in Washington, D.C.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers remarks to the Global Youth Leadership Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON


11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Slovenian Foreign Minister Samuel Zbogar, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR VERIFICATION, COMPLIANCE AND IMPLEMENTATION ROSE GOTTEMOELLER


9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller testifies before a closed hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on New START, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

8:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones attends the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK


11:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Stock attends her swearing in ceremony with Secretary Clinton, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

Assistant Secretary Valenzuela and Special Envoy Stern travel to Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru; and Quito, Ecuador through July 15. For more information, click here.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

9:30 a.m.
Ambassador Benjamin delivers remarks at the Major Cities Chiefs Association Intelligence Commanders Group meeting, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca testifies before the U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe hearing on “A Decade of the Trafficking in Persons Report,” at the Capitol Visitors Center.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)

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4:00 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

6:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer speaks at an event on “Women’s Empowerment in India “ in honor of Ms Reema Nanavaty, Director of the Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA), hosted by the Embassy of India and the Sierra Club, at the Embassy of India.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOSTS)

For further information, contact nsrivastava@indiagov.org.



SPECIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE TODD STERN

Special Envoy Stern and Assistant Secretary Valenzuela travel to Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru; and Quito, Ecuador through July 15. For more information, click here.


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER

3:15 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter meets with Finnish Ambassador Pekka Lintu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter attends a dinner for participants in the USAID Conference on Transforming Development through Science, Technology and Innovation, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE


1:15 p.m. Daily Press Briefing


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